Quality Hotel Colchester
A12/A120 Ardleigh Junction
Colchester, EN CO7 7QY
Phone: (44) 1206 230900
Fax: (44) 1206 231095
Bars & Cafes
Enjoy authentic Brazilian food at Copacabana Bar & Grill. Everything at Copacabana Bar & Grill is grilled and the food is succulent and full of flavor and will set your taste buds tingling. Enjoy the delicious food here with Caipirinha (Brazil's most famous cocktail with fresh lime and cachaca) or a Mojito. For non alcoholic drinkers, some splendid mocktails are available.
Sub Zero is a hip club of University of Essex with a capacity to accommodate about 1200 people. After undergoing renovations in 2006, this concert venue has hosted several major concerts. With a spacious dance floor, a stage and two bars serving the choicest variety of unlimited liquor, you surely cannot be asking for more. Also flaunting an outdoor smoking area and a fully-stocked cocktail bar, this venue seems to be very popular amongst the students of the university as well as young clubbers of the city. No doubt, this place has bagged the 'best student club' Smirnoff BEDA award!
Don't let Coggeshall's wedged-in-the hedge criminal stories get you down; just visit Baumann's Brasserie and savor some Coconut Crab Cake with Pickled Cockles and Green Beans! Leave the Courgette Basil Soup with Nutmeg Croutons to soup supporters, though. If you have opted for breakfast, go for the very special Baumanns British Bangers with Sticky Cheese and Bacon Mash. Diets will fly out the window for a while - you see, that's what this brasserie does to you! So do share those Belgian Waffles and Toffee Syrup, you'll be sharing the calories too!
DJ music and live bands, that's what the Swan is all about. With easy-going clientele, this pub offer some of the best weekend nights one could ask for. The music is absolutely great, while the bar serves a variety of liquor to choose from. not to mention the pool table, which gets ignored once the live gig is on.
Riverside club is a fantastic establishment in town, which has lot to offer. Apart from being a pool pub, this one serves as a large wedding reception venue, a nightclub with DJs and live music and a perfect venue to celebrate important days.
Why go out to party when you have a lounge on your university campus? The Rivermead Campus of the Anglia Ruskin University has a student lounge which hosts club nights and several other events for their students. Cheap drinks and good food along with great music is why this place is famous among all the campus dwellers. No cards are accepted. Cash is the only form of payment.
Two Brewers is a local pub that serves great quality alcohol and yummy food. A perfect place to spend those lazy afternoons, this pub prides itself on the rich flavorsome food and quiet ambiance. The pub is family friendly and has a separate area for dining apart from the bar. Two Brewers is famous among locals, since they has a wide collection of beers, which are suitable for everyone's taste. Drop by for a drink or lunch and let them extend their warm hospitality to you.
Situated inside the Regency House on Victoria Road, Hooga is a bundle of joy for the revelers in Chelmsford, where only a handful of hangouts offer as many options to relax. Here you can munch on the array of delicious and crunchy pizzas, listen and dance to live music played by the bands or DJs and sip on coffees and cocktails, all under one roof. The space is dimly lit with numerous little lanterns decked across the walls. This along with the comfortable sofas bring in the coziness, which is ideal for those looking to lounge around. Be it an intimate dinner or an outing with a group of friends, Hooga is a perfect place for it.
Set in The Country Hotel, this award-winning restaurant is known for serving traditional British specialties and exquisite wine list to complement the food. Every Sunday they offer a Sunday Carvery set menu which features starters, mains and dessert. Every item is made with simplicity by carefully chosen local ingredients. To make reservations check website or call ahead.
The Old Cannon is a microbrewery located in the city of Suffolk. The brewery serves some of the best craft beers as well as bottles beers and also delights patrons with bountiful breakfast and brunch made from locally sourced produce with seasonal menus. They also house a shop where patrons can buy bottled beers, souvenirs branded beer glasses and beer flavored marmalades, jams, chutneys, etc.
Set in a 16th-century inn, The Bluebell Inn is run by Rod and Marian Stokes. This snug country pub features cozy rooms with log fires, three patios and a garden with marquee. Gorge on their delicious bar grub and take a sip of real ales such as Adnam's Broadside and Black Isle Organic Porter. Kids will relish the menu specially prepared for them. Enjoy live music on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and sometimes on Thursdays.
Traffic Bar & Grill is where you can unwind with friends after a hard day at work or when on vacation. Great ambiance, great food and over the top drinks at the bar are highlights here. The place also features the Sky Lounge, the popular terrace area where you can sit back and relax with your drink in the hand and enjoy sweet summertime of Essex county.